Alumni Author Spotlight: Travis Taylor

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March 16. 5:30pm.
Library 111.

Dr. Travis Taylor (UAH MS ‘94, Ph.D. ‘99, MSE ‘01, Ph.D. ‘12): Author of the Warp Speed series, the Tau Ceti Agenda series, and Extraction Point. Star of Rocket City Rednecks.

Travis S. Taylor, "Doc" Taylor to his friends, has earned his soubriquet the hard way. He has a doctorate in optical science and engineering, a master's degree in physics, a master's degree in aerospace engineering, a master's degree in astronomy, and a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering. Dr. Taylor has worked on various programs for the Department of Defense and NASA for the past sixteen years. He's currently working on several advanced propulsion concepts, very large space telescopes, space-based beamed energy systems, and next generation space launch concepts. He lives in Harvest, AL with his wife Karen and their daughter.

On March 16th, hear the story behind the story. Dr. Taylor will read an excerpt from one of his books, talk about his journey as an author, and answer questions from the audience. This event is free. Reserve your seat at http://tiny.cc/AlumniAuthorSpotlight

Hosted by UAH Alumni Association, UAH Library, UAH Bookstore

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